HONG KONG — News Corp.’s Star has appointed Anthony Day as exec veep of strategy and development, a newly created position.
Day will be in charge for expanding Star’s core broadcasting activities and identifying new opportunities.
He has been with Star since November as a consultant working on expansion projects in Southeast Asia. Prior to this, he was general counsel of the Hong Kong-based and Singapore-listed Noble Group, a global trading house.
“Anthony has a wealth of experience in developing and managing growth and in working through complex transactions across a variety of industry sectors,” said Star chief exec Paul Aiello, to whom Day will report.
Day will continue to be based in Hong Kong where he has been for 16 years.